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Most Marketable Second Languages

Most Marketable Second Languages

We live in an increasingly global society. In rural Afghanistan, sheepherders listen to Western music on used cell phones made in China and sold in the United States that they purchased from the closest village marketplace. In big cities in the West, meanwhile, it’s not too hard to walk into a restaurant that serves the […]

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Online Certificate Programs: Four Tips for Success

Online Certificate Programs: Four Tips for Success

Recent research shows that professional or vocational online certificate holders sometimes earn more than individuals with an associate degree. Certain online certificate holders are likely to earn even more than people with a bachelor’s degree. These certificates were traditionally offered through a community college or private training course offered by a professional association. Today, however, […]

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High-Demand Degrees 2015

High-Demand Degrees 2015

What’s the point of putting time and energy into earning a degree online only to find out that the degree is relatively useless? Before deciding which degree to pursue, make sure you determine which online degree is most useful for your own situation. Here’s a look at four of the most relevant, high-demand degrees in […]

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Posted in: Business, Career Help, Healthcare, Information Technology, Job Demand, MBA, Online Degree, Paralegal

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Best Places to Live in America

Best Places to Live in America

Whenever you read an article on “best places to live,” you have to make sure you know what criteria are being used to evaluate these places. For instance, if you’re a retired couple with no dependent children, then having excellent public schools nearby might not be very important. On the other hand, if you’re a […]

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Posted in: Career Help, Cost of Living, Job Demand, Personal Finances

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Common Job Interview Questions & Answers

Common Job Interview Questions & Answers

A job interview can be one of the most stressful parts of any job search. What many job seekers do not know, however, is that there are job interview questions that are common to almost every interview, regardless of the position being sought or the industry. Whether you are going for your first job interview or have been on many, these […]

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Posted in: Career Help, Interview Outfits, Job Demand, Office Style, Office Wear

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I’m Unemployed and Depressed.

I’m Unemployed and Depressed.

In the bad-old days of Western psychology, people like Sigmund Freud might have treated your depression by encouraging you to lie down on a couch and tell him about your mother. Today, however, there’s a new body of research that suggests that therapy for depression is often most effective when it is solution-oriented. If you’re […]

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High School College Prep – Get a Headstart

The thought of spending four years in college may not appeal to someone who has just spent four long years in high school. The good news is that you can get a jump on your college education before you set foot on campus. Most high schools will offer some sort of AP program that will […]

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What Sites Give The Best Financial Advice?

What you do with your money can directly impact your quality of life. Those who don’t have enough money for their basic needs may spend their lives constantly needing help from others. Those who have a lot of money can spend their time taking trips and generally enjoying themselves. Most of us are going to […]

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Posted in: Career Counseling, Career Help, Cost of Living, Financial Aid, Job Demand

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